10 to 11 a.m.
Discussion of “Handmaid’s Tale” by Margaret Atwood. Arroyo Grande Library. Arroyo Grande, 800 Branch St. West, Arroyo Grande. Free. 805-473-7161.
Birding the Boardwalk
10 to 11:30 a.m.
Enjoy a stroll while identifying shorebirds and more. Morro Bay State Park, Morro Bay State Park Road, Morro Bay. Free. 805-772-2694.
Lawless San Luis Walking Tour
10 a.m. to noon
A guide leads a 2-mile walking tour featuring Wild West history. Sauer-Adams Adobe, 964 Chorro St., San Luis Obispo. $20. 805-210-8687.
Guided Meditation Group
10:30 to noon
Morro Bay Library, 625 Harbor St. Free. 805-439-2757.
Oceano Dunes Visitor Center Tour
Noon to 4 p.m.
Hands-on exhibits of native dune, lagoon plant, animal species, Pismo clams, off-highway vehicles and cultural history. Oceano Dunes District Visitor Center, 555 Pier Ave. Free. 805-474-2664.
Victorian Houses, Wild West Lives Walking Tour
2 to 4 p.m.
Surrounded by elegant buildings and exotic plants, how did the people in this dusty cattle town live? History Center of San Luis Obispo County, 696 Monterey St., San Luis Obispo. $10 to $20. 805-210-8687.
Cambria Farmers Market
2:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Cambria’s West Village. Veterans Memorial Building, 1000 Main St. Free. 805-395-6659.
‘Paddington’ movie showing
3 to 5 p.m.
A young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a new home. San Luis Obispo, 995 Palm St., San Luis Obispo. Free. 805-781-5775.
Avila Beach Farmers Market
4 to 8 p.m.
Beachfront Farmers Market. Avila Beach Promenade. Free to $10. 805-602-8266.
Steel Pulse, Tribal Seeds, The Green, & Iya Terra
4 to 9:30 p.m.
Reggae. Avila Beach Golf Resort, 6464 Ana Bay Road, Avila Beach. $26.52 to $84.78. 805-595-4000.
6 to 8 p.m.
The Central Coast Comedy Theater’s annual comedy competition show. The Libertine Pub, 801 Embarcadero, Morro Bay. $5. 805-548-2337.
6 to 8:30 p.m.
Pianist plays songs from the Great American Songbook. Harmony Café, 824 Main St., Cambria. Free. 805-924-1219.
Cruisin’ Weekend in Atascadero
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
The weekend begins Friday evening with Cruise Night. El Camino Real, 6505 El Camino Real, Atascadero. Free. 805-470-3360.
7 to 9 p.m.
Annual Summer Campfires. Dana Cultural Center, 671 S. Oakglen Ave, Nipomo. $5; free to DANA Members. 805-928-7731.
‘Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum’
7 to 9 p.m.
Musical romp through Rome. San Luis Obispo Repertory Theatre, 888 Morro St., San Luis Obispo. $20 to $39. 805-786-2440.
‘Gold Fever at the Rough and Ready’
7 to 9:30 p.m.
A mining camp roars to life during the California Gold Rush. With “Anchors Aweigh” vaudeville revue. Great American Melodrama and Vaudeville, 1863 Front St., Oceano. $21 to $28. 805-489-2499.
‘And the World Goes ’Round: Music from Kander and Ebb’
7:30 to 10 p.m.
Songs by Tony Award-winning team behind “Cabaret” and “Chicago.” Cambria Center for the Arts, 1350 Main St., Cambria. $25. 805-927-8190.
For a complete list of events, visit events.sanluisobispo.com.